San Francisco

Apartment fire in San Francisco Chinatown

A fire erupted in a residential building in San Francisco Chinatown Monday morning…

Thousands line up for Giants parade

Thousands of people are lining up waiting for the Giants parade to begin…

Passport Day

The San Francisco Passport Agency is hosting a special event in San Francisco, CA, on Saturday, March 10, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m…

SF tech workforce funding

TechSF initiative to train S.F. residents for high tech jobs with $5 million federal workforce training grant…

SF launches Invest in Neighborhoods

In the Portola district, a small patch of open land is near the busy San Bruno Avenue…

Telegraph Hill parrots move to the suburbs

Some Brisbane residents say they first saw the parrots a few years ago…

New SF parking meter plan sparks complaints

Charlie O’Hanlon operates a motorcycle service shop on 17th Street in the Mission and parks…

SF workers recover lost wages

Several organizations and state and city agencies announced the over $316,000 settlement of a major wage theft case in San Francisco…

Bay bridge closure this weekend

A Caltrans spokesman confirmed this morning that the upper deck of
the Bay Bridge’s eastern span will be closed over the coming three-day
weekend…

SF Asian American Film Fest begins Mar 8

The Center for Asian America Media presents…

SF passes expanded plastic bag ban

The new rule requires all merchants to provide recyclable bags or reusable bags to a customer but will charge 10 cents per bag…

HK singer to perform in beauty pageant contest

HK singer to perform in beauty pageant contest

America’s most literate cities in 2011

Looks like our nation’s capital is America’s most literate city…

$1.5m funding for small business loans in SF

A successful San Francisco program that provides loans to small businesses was given a $1.5 million dollar boost…

CCSF reaches equipment fundraising goal

The total amount to-date raised is $457,679 and exceeds the original $400,000 goal and was raised through 8 weeks of hard work from community members…

Mirkarimi pleads not guilty

The wife of SF Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi strongly defended her husband during his arraignment today on three charges stemming from a domestic violence…

SF homicide victim $100,000 reward

$100,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect(s) responsible for the homicide of Huan Zhou Chen…

Bay Bridge President Day weekend closure

The upper deck of the Bay Bridge will be closed over Presidents Day weekend to make way for construction…..

SF Mayor works toward affordable housing

The broad working group is assigned the task of designing a ballot measure that would create a permanent source of revenue…

Lee makes friendly wager over 49ers game

The mayors of San Francisco and New Orleans today agreed on a friendly wager for Saturday’s NFL playoff game between the 49ers and Saints…

SF D.A.’s office training Chinese consulates’ staff

The purpose of the training is to empower consul general staffs to recognize these crimes and assist victims…

County Jail Demolished

Hennessey helps demolish shuttered jail …

SF Crime falls in 2011

Homicide totals 50, the same as in 2010…

SF five-alarm fire

SF five-alarm fire Five-alarm fire controlled, Red Cross sets up evacuation center…

Five-alarm fire burning in Western Addition

A five-alarm fire is burning out of control at two residential buildings in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood this afternoon…

SF completes Bayview improvement project

Mayor Edwin Lee joined local residents to celebrate the completion of the Newcomb Avenue Streetscape Improvement Project in the Bayview…

Feds issue warning to unconventional sperm donor

A San Francisco Bay-area man who gives away his sperm for free to childless couples is facing scrutiny from federal regulators…

SF: Woman killed in Bernal Heights

A woman killed in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood on Friday night has been identified as 72-year-old Hao Mei Wu…

Human rights rally

Immigrant communities and low-wage workers join occupy SF for international human rights day march…

SFUSD to Open Eco-Friendly Building

The San Francisco Unified School District opens a new solar-powered facility at John O’Connell High School…